Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2022

     

ECON 470 001 (CRN: 25100)

MARKET DESIGN

Long Title: MARKET DESIGN
Department: Economics
Instructor: Bobkova, Nina
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR KRF 125 (10-JAN-2022 - 22-APR-2022) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ECON 200 AND (ECON 307 OR STAT 310 OR STAT 315 OR DSCI 301)
Section Max Enrollment: 35
Section Enrolled: 32
Enrollment data as of: 30-JUN-2022 8:11AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
28-APR-2022  
7:00PM - 10:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: Regulators, entrepreneurs and economists have recently been involved in the design of novel markets for radio spectrum, kidneys, on-line advertising, school choice, etc. This course utilizes game theory to provide the theoretical underpinning of such markets via real world examples, including the study of institutional details that can determine the success or failure of a market.